Always looking to save consumers money, The Consumer Council has jetted in to review inflight menus, to see if costs are ‘sky high’ or ‘down to earth’.
The Consumer Council is encouraging consumers to shop around for better deals on their food and groceries, as the latest figures from The Office for National Statistics show that while more than 2,500 products have shrunk in size over the past five years, they are still being sold at the same price.
- Cost of Living
The Consumer Council is reminding consumers what they are entitled to when buying from secondary ticket sellers. This advice comes on the back of today’s findings from Which? that show almost a quarter of tickets are going on sale via secondary ticket websites.
- Consumer Skills
The Consumer Council welcomes today’s announcement from HM Treasury regarding the banning of credit and debit card surcharges for all Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Paypal payments from January 2018.
- Consumer Skills
- Personal Finances
The Consumer Council is encouraging passengers to
be aware of their rights when getting away this summer.
The Consumer Council asks Aer Lingus to ensure affected Alicante and Majorca passengers receive their full passenger rights.
Chief Executive of The Consumer Council visits Royal Mail Delivery Office in Antrim to become a postie for the day.
Bryson Energy staff have learned firsthand how to exercise their rights as consumers, thanks to a recent visit by The Consumer Council at their workplace in Enniskillen and Belfast.
Consumer Council assists businesses in Newry.
The Consumer Council has met with new business start-ups in Newry to help them better understand consumer law.
With the summer holidays upon us, many people are getting ready to travel overseas. While holiday makers are busy packing suitcases and ensuring passports are up to date, The Consumer Council has come up with a ‘Holiday Checklist’ for travellers to think about before setting off from home.